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You Can’t Argue with Someone Who Has Alzheimer’s

Diane with her mother and sister

By Diane Atwood, who writes the Advantage Home Care Blog.

My mother has Alzheimer’s. I try to learn as much as I can about the disease and how to handle the myriad issues that are always coming up. I know, for instance, that you can’t argue with someone who has Alzheimer’s or any form of dementia.

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How to recognize a swallowing problem in someone with dementia

Lovely elderly lady smiling up from her wheelchair

My mother had a couple of choking episodes recently. I wasn’t alarmed because she’s had swallowing issues in the past. At least twice over the years, she had a procedure that stretched her esophagus because of a stricture or narrowing.

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